Sometimes games just need a little time. That's the lesson learned from Tomb Raider, apparently, which crossed from falling short of sales expectations at first to becoming profitable late last year. Now studio head Darrell Gallagher says it's not only become profitable, but gone above and beyond the forecasts.
Shortly after Breitbart Texas broke the news about an alleged scam involving a South Carolina man’s sale of merchandise as part of what he claimed to be a fundraising effort for the Brian Terry Foundation, more tips came flooding to Breitbart Texas. Show More Summary
A former San Luis Obispo, Calif., broker faces up to 30 years in prison after pleading guilty to one count of bank fraud for a scheme in which he admitted to buying properties from banks in short sales at below...
From housing economist Tom Lawler:Hovnanian Enterprises, the nation’s sixth largest home builder in 2012, reported that net home orders (including unconsolidated joint ventures) in the quarter ended January 31, 2014 totaled 1,202, down 10.6% from the comparable quarter of 2013. Show More Summary
Photo via Houzz · This modern, tri-level stunner was built in '81. Seriously. · A conversation with designer Tom Dixon. · Muddy Waters' former home back on market in short sale. · A minimalist house with a sleek concrete structure.....
Stocks that rose during Monday’s sell-off are exhibiting great relative strength and may lead the market higher when it rebounds. AAPL and TSLA both advanced on Monday. IRBT may have found support at its recent green line break-out. My perspicacious stock buddy, Judy, has been interested in IRBT for a long time. I own some […]
Bought at auction last year to turn into a restomod, this 1964 Chrysler 300-K for sale on Hemmings.com proved too nice to cut up, what with the dual-quad Short Ram 413 under the hood, just about every option one could throw at it, original interior, trophy-winning paint, and complete documentation. It has a couple minor […]
By Jason Bond: No bankruptcy for JC Penney (JCP) in 2014. A meager 2% increase in same-store sales, a 460-basis-points jump in gross margin, and a small profit, have convinced many investors that JCP has snapped a streak of deteriorating...Show More Summary
Not every seller who tries to do a short sale after buying a new home is trying to scam the short sale bank, but that't pretty much how the banks look at it. I ask sellers if they have bought a new home as part of my routine questions before I accept a short sale listing. Show More Summary
A scarcity of nondistressed inventory in many markets in January helped bank-owned properties, short sales and foreclosure auctions account for nearly 1 in 5 existing-home sales in January, a new report from data aggregator RealtyTrac suggests. Short sales and distressed...
Jason Collins, who in late March of last year became the first active player in major U.S. pro sports to come out as gay, is on a short-term ten day contract with the Brooklyn Nets. Normally, that contact is so short that the NBA would not issue his jersey for sale. Show More Summary
First Solar saw sales and earnings fall short of expectations, which is problematic as the company falls behind competitors in efficiency.
Zulily, $ ZU, shares spiked 42% by mid-day after the company beat Wall Street consensus EPS and sales estimates for its first earnings report as a public company. The online retailer posted $0.10 EPS on $257 Read More...
Oculus is hitting a supply snag, and may have to suspend sales of its development kit until it gets the production pipeline flowing again. Some components are no longer being manufactured, and the company is searching for alternative sources while it runs through the existing supply.
NOTE: Earlier, we had said Home Deport earned $0.67 per share. That has been corrected to $0.73 per share. Home Depot has just released its Q4 financial results, and at first glance the numbers are disappointing. Comparable store sales...Show More Summary
Economist Tom Lawler sent me the updated table below of short sales, foreclosures and cash buyers for several selected cities in January.Lawler writes: The short-sales share of home sales is down in virtually all markets, and in most markets by a lot from a year ago. Show More Summary
Matthew Staver/Bloomberg via Getty ImagesAn employee counts cash from the sale of recreational marijuana inside the Evergreen Apothecary in Denver, shortly after marijuana became legal for sale in Colorado last month. By Karen Weise "Here's...Show More Summary
Suppose you are a chief executive or run an ad sales team. One of your top performers is hitting his quotas, but he's not up to date with the latest digital advertising streams. Short term, he's doing great. Long-term prognosis is terrible. Show More Summary
ByJAR Financial Management: Last year on April 19th, I issued a sale rating on natural gas. As I stated in that article, many individuals have asked me to publish my recommendations regarding natural gas on seekingalpha.com. I tend to...Show More Summary
As any agent will tell you, pulling off a short sale is no easy task. With all the moving parts involved in such deals, the approval process can drag on for what may feel like an eternity, sometimes still ending...